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The Academic Word List Sublist 9, Group 11

bold = a common form of the word
xxx = no form, or there is a form, but it is rare
grey = a form that is not very common


sphere (n)

xxx (v)

spherical (adj)

xxx (adv)


subordination (n)
insubordination (n)

subordinate (v)

subordinate (adj)
insubordinate (adj)

xxx (adv)


supplement (n)

supplement (v)

supplemental (adj)
supplementary (adj)

xxx (adv)


suspension (n)
suspense (n)

suspend (v)

suspended (adj)

xxx (adv)


team (n)

team (v)

team (adj)
teamed (adj)

xxx (adv)

Choose the appropriate word for the gap.

1. Many things are like the moon, the sun and a ball.

2. Mahra didn't do any work at all. She got her to do it.

3. We found most of what we needed, but it was helpful to get some information from the finance department.

4. She was when the company found out that she may have been involved in criminal activity.

5. There are six in the local hockey league.

Choose the appropriate word for the gap.

6. She her red shoes with her black jeans to create a stunning look.

7. In a primary classroom teachers often decorations from the ceiling.

8. Do you take vitamin ?

9. How many have you got at work?

10. The top of the building is a shape.